Real Name: Mary Louise Streep
DoB and place: 06/22/1949; Summit, New Jersey, USA.
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
         Learned to play the violin, by practicing 6 hours a day for 8 weeks, for her role in "Music of the Heart".
         Has a fear of helicopters.
         Received her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. [16 September 1998].
         Married with 4 children: Henry, Mary Willa, Grace, Louisa.
         She left her just-claimed Oscar for Kramer vs. Kramer on the back of a toilet during the 1979 festivities.
         She is the most nominated actor ever for an Academy Award, with 13 nominations.

'The Hours': Clarissa Vaughan

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